Wednesday December 15, 1999

US date format: 12/15/1999, UK date format: 15/12/1999

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see zodiac on December 15, 1999). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana. In UK The Millennium Prayer by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. Galaxy Quest, directed by Dean Parisot, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while Hearts in Atlantis by Stephen King was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Anna and the King. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Clans or Dancing Stage featuring True Kiss Destination.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1999, at December 15 across the years or at December 1999 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 15, 1999?


Events

  • The MRT-3 Metrostar Express line in Manila, Philippines is inaugurated between North Ave. and Taft Ave.

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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The Green Mile

The Green Mile

Directed by: Frank Darabont

Starring: Tom Hanks, Michael Clarke Duncan, David Morse, Bonnie Hunt

Country: United States of America

Magnolia

Magnolia

Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jason Robards, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Country: United States of America

The Insider

The Insider

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: Russell Crowe, Al Pacino, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora

Country: United States of America

Wo de fu qin mu qin

Wo de fu qin mu qin

Directed by: Yimou Zhang

Starring: Ziyi Zhang, Honglei Sun, Hao Zheng, Yulian Zhao

Watership Down

Watership Down

Directed by: Martin Rosen

Starring: John Hurt, Richard Briers, Ralph Richardson, Michael Graham Cox

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 15, 1999?
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Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - The Millennium Prayer
  2. - Re-Rewind The Crowd Say Bo Selecta
  3. - King Of My Castle
  4. - Back In My Life
  5. - I Have A Dream / Seasons In The Sun

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - U Know What's Up
  2. - 24/7
  3. - Hot Boyz
  4. - He Can't Love U
  5. - Get Gone

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Ritmo Total [Rhythm Divine]
  2. - Dimelo [I Need To Know]
  3. - Alguna Vez
  4. - Llegar A Ti
  5. - Escuchame
Sport Games on December 15, 1999

Sport Games on December 15, 1999


NBA

American Basketball
  • Chicago Bulls - Indiana Pacers : 91 - 102
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - New Jersey Nets : 101 - 111
  • Houston Rockets - San Antonio Spurs : 77 - 83
  • Milwaukee Bucks - Orlando Magic : 116 - 99
  • Minnesota Timberwolves - Charlotte Hornets : 98 - 103
See all Basketball game results of December 15, 1999

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Ein Frankfurt - Leverkusen : 1 - 2
  • Kaiserslautern - Freiburg : 0 - 2
  • Schalke 04 - Dortmund : 0 - 0
  • Unterhaching - Hamburg : 1 - 1
  • Wolfsburg - Ulm : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of December 15, 1999

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Aachen - Oberhausen : 0 - 0
  • Cottbus - Offenbach : 5 - 0
  • F Koln - Mannheim : 1 - 5
  • Karlsruhe - Greuther Furth : 0 - 1
  • Mainz - M'gladbach : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of December 15, 1999

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Nott'm Forest - Fulham : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of December 15, 1999

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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The West Wing

The West Wing

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Starring: Allison Janney, John Spencer, Bradley Whitford, Martin Sheen

Country: United States of America

Spaced

Spaced

Starring: Jessica Hynes, Simon Pegg, Julia Deakin, Nick Frost

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Walking with Dinosaurs

Walking with Dinosaurs

Starring: Kenneth Branagh

Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony

Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony

Anna and the King

Anna and the King

Directed by: Andy Tennant

How old am I?

If December 15th, 1999 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1999?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Hearts in Atlantis by Stephen King

Hearts in Atlantis

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Stephen King, whose first novel, Carrie, was published in 1974, the year before the last U.S. troops withdrew from Vietnam, is the first hugely popular writer of the TV generation.

Irresistible Forces by Danielle Steel

Irresistible Forces

By:

Danielle Steel's forty-seventh bestselling novel is very much about the tides of our times, changes and responsibilities in the workplace pull two people in different directions, sweeping them into new lives

Saving Faith by David Baldacci

Saving Faith

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Believe the Power In a secluded house not far from Washington, D.C., the FBI is interviewing one of the most important witnesses it has ever had, a young woman named Faith

The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw

The Greatest Generation

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The instant classic and runaway bestseller that changed the way we saw World War II and an entire generation of Americans, from the beloved journalist whose own iconic career has lasted more than fifty years.

Tara Road by Maeve Binchy

Tara Road

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A Main Selection of the Book-of-the-Month ClubNew York Times bestselling author Maeve Binchy has captured the hearts of millions with her unforgettable novels.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Clans

Clans

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action role-playing game, dungeon crawl, hack and slash

Publisher: Strategy First, Inc.

Dancing Stage featuring True Kiss Destination

Dancing Stage featuring True Kiss Destination

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation

Genre: Music & Exercise

Publisher: Konami

Crisis Zone

Crisis Zone

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation 2

Genre: Light gun shooter, Rail shooter

Publisher: Namco

Crazy Taxi

Crazy Taxi

Platform: Arcade, Dreamcast, PlayStation 2, GameCube, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Cloud (OnLive), iOS, Android

Genre: Racing, Action

Publisher: Sega Acclaim (PlayStation 2, GameCube) Activision (Microsoft Windows)

Elemental Gimmick Gear

Elemental Gimmick Gear

Platform: Dreamcast

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: JP Hudson Soft; NA Vatical Entertainment

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $83.25
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $93.25
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $98.56
  • General Electric GE: opens at $149.88
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $107.75

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 15, 1999?

On December 15, 1999 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is December 15, 1999?

On December 15, 1999 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on December 15, 1999?

On December 15, 1999 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 15, 1999?

On December 15, 1999 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on December 15, 1999?

On December 15, 1999 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

What was the number one song in December 15, 1999?

The number one song in the week of December 15, 1999 was Smooth by Santana in US and The Millennium Prayer by Cliff Richard in UK.

What were the top hits on December 15, 1999?

The top hits on December 15, 1999 were Smooth by Santana, Back At One by Brian McKnight, I Wanna Love You Forever by Jessica Simpson in US and The Millennium Prayer by Cliff Richard, Re-Rewind The Crowd Say Bo Selecta by Artful Dodger featuring Craig David, King Of My Castle by The Wamdue Project in UK.


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